Monthly Archives: May 2012

Rathmines Branagan Cup K.O.

Rathmines were knocked out of the Branagan Cup in this evening’s semi-final against Elm Mount. Bd. ELM MOUNT ICU no. Rating Result RATHMINES ICU no. Rating 1 David Fitzsimons 6236 2258 1 – 0 Mel O Cinnéide 720 2179 2 … Continue reading

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Rathmines knocked out of William Brennan

Rathmines were knocked out of the William Brennan cup on foot of a 2.5 – 3.5 semi-final loss against Bray/Greystones last Thursday. Rathmines                              Bray/Greystones A 1.Atanis Kouhtev    1409 0-1  Tom Janowski     1309 2.John Gaffney       1355 0-1   Paul Ryan          1267 3.Nicky Pierce         1344 0-1   … Continue reading

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Rathmines Club Championships update

With most of the postponed games now played, the final tables are beginning to crystallise.  Congratulations to Andrew McGrath on landing a second title in the U-1200 group thanks to a win on Thursday.  Meanwhile in the top group, the … Continue reading

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Club Championships Round 6 Results, etc.

In the top group everything depends on the outcome of Bermingham – Burke.  A draw means that Killian will be Champion for the 3rd time.  Otherwise, the winner faces a playoff with Killian to decide the title. In the middle … Continue reading

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Paul Mogerley Memorial Team Tournament 2012

Controller: John Maher Each team will have 3 players, 1 senior, 1 intermediate and 1 of junior level.  Teams will be of roughly equal aggregate strength. Games to be played over 4 Thursdays, beginning 31st May.  Postponements to be played … Continue reading

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Rathmines juniors selected for Ireland

Congratulations to all the Rathmines Juniors selected to represent Ireland in the Glorney Cup! Maura reports: “Some good news to report from the Junior Club. Three members have been selected to represent Ireland this summer when Ireland u18/u14 and u12 … Continue reading

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New ICU Rating List now available

The new ICU Rating List for May 2012 is now available Here are the top 10 improvers from Rathmines Chess Club, i.e. biggest rating gains since the last list in January:   Name May’12 Rating change 1 Nikrow, Shahram 1352 … Continue reading

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